The Municipal Clerk is the heart of the municipal operation and by virtue of her/his position, serves as liaison officer between the governing officials and the taxpayers. The Municipal Clerk is an important public relations figure as she/he is expected to know everything about the operations of the Municipality and how to accomplish what needs to be done.
The broad range of services provided by this Office are accomplished by the dedicated employees who make up the department.
The Municipal Clerk, regardless of the form of government, is charged with the following statutory duties:
- SECRETARY OF THE MUNICIPAL CORPORATION
- SECRETARY TO THE GOVERNING BODY
- CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER OF ALL ELECTIONS
- CHIEF REGISTRAR OF VOTERS
- ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER